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Food and restaurants in Rembrandtplein

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“The Museum of Bags and Purses is a museum that you absolutely should not miss as a woman. It is small, but very nice”
  • 57 locals recommend
“Located on the lively Rembrandtplein in the city centre, Escape is one of Amsterdam's largest and most popular night clubs.”
  • 20 locals recommend
Italian Restaurant
“Affordable Italian food. An international chain, so it doesn't disappoint. ”
  • 21 locals recommend
“Not to be mistaken with the hotel bar next door (do not go there), Cafe Schiller has been around for many years and is favoured by locals - which is a real accomplishment given Rembrandtplein's many tourist traps.”
  • 26 locals recommend
“Running since the '90s, this huge club gets busy with a happy crowd of 20-somethings, here for the cream of local and international DJs, who rock several dance floors with a soundtrack of house, electro, techno and pop. Escape regularly hosts theme nights such as House Rules and Brainwash. There's a video-screen-filled studio and an adjoining cafe.”
  • 15 locals recommend
“Just around the corner on the Utrechtsestraat, very hip and favourite with locals. ”
  • 13 locals recommend
Sports Bar
“For good cocktails at a cost of €7 (€5 during happy hour!) go to Coco’s, an Australian themed bar with a lot of TV screens showing sports. Happy hours are every day from 18-19, Sunday to Thursday: 22-close and Friday & Saturday: 22-23. On Monday’s certain food is 50% off. Address is Thorbeckeplein 8 (very close to Rembrandtplein).”
  • 14 locals recommend
“If you are looking for a decent spot with decent prices, this is great spot”
  • 7 locals recommend


Coffee Shop
“Very peculiar Starbucks built in a old basement. Easy to find at Rembrandtplein. It is worth if you look for a Starbucks.”
  • 19 locals recommend
“Authentic Irish pub run by a lovely (Irish) couple with guiness and live music during the weekends. They have a nice collection of board games for their guests as well. A hidden gem right next to Rembrandsquare.”
  • 8 locals recommend
“Coffee and homemade pies and cakes. Beautiful quiet terrace next a canal: sun until late in the afternoon. ”
  • 5 locals recommend
Gay Bar
“Old school gay bar, but attracts young crowd. Go here at 23:00-ish, then move on later”
  • 4 locals recommend
  • 3 locals recommend
“If you would like to hear real Dutch music you should go to 'Bolle Jan'. He was a famous Dutch singer and all the folk music singers started in his cafe.”
  • 2 locals recommend
  • 1 local recommends